The art and science of diabetes self-management education : a desk reference for healthcare professionals /

Corporate Author: American Association of Diabetes Educators.
Other Authors: Mensing, Carolà‚e.
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: Chicago : American Association of Diabetes Educators, 2006
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Table of Contents:
  • Diabetes and the public health perspective
  • Lifestyle for prevention: choices, changes, challenges
  • Self-management of health
  • Understanding the individual: emotional and psychological challenges
  • Social support: conceptualization, issues, and complexities
  • Community and society support for diabetes self-management
  • Pathophysiology of the metabolic disorder
  • Hyperglycemia
  • Type 1 diabetes throughout the life span
  • Type 2 diabetes across the life span
  • Pregnancy with preexisting diabetes
  • Gestational diabetes mellitus
  • Medical nutrition therapy
  • Physical activity
  • Pharmacologic therapies for glucose management
  • Pattern management: combating clinical inertia with patient empowerment
  • Intensifying insulin therapy: multiple daily injections to pump therapy
  • Pharmacological therapies for hypertension and dyslipidemia in patients with diabetes
  • Biological complementary therapies in diabetes
  • Chronic complications
  • Macrovascular disease in diabetes
  • Diabetic eye disease
  • Diabetic kidney disease
  • Diabetic neuropathies
  • Assessment:gathering information and facilitating engagement
  • Developing the plan for education
  • Implementation of diabetes education
  • Evaluating and documenting outcomes
  • Healthy eating
  • Being active
  • Taking medications
  • Monitoring
  • Problem solving
  • Healthy coping
  • Reducing risks.